Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for XenServer skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XenServer over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenServer
England > London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 674 726 729
Rank change year-on-year +52 +3 -24
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 164 116 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.22% 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 1.64% 1.26% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 122 98 162
London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £36,000 £27,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £44,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year +18.64% +4.12% +2.41%

XenServer is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 9977 9237 9727
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.30% 12.18% 10.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8447 7985 8385
London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +6.38% +4.44%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

XenServer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing XenServer as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for XenServer in London

XenServer
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XenServer in London.

Salary trend for XenServer in London

XenServer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XenServer in London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for XenServer in London

XenServer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the London region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +45 55 £45,000 -7.69% 3
West London +17 10 £57,500 +21.05% 1
South London - 4 £37,000 -
East London - 1 £47,500 -
XenServer
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing XenServer also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for XenServer.

1 147 (89.63%) Windows
2 130 (79.27%) Citrix
3 112 (68.29%) Windows Server
4 102 (62.20%) VMware
5 99 (60.37%) Active Directory
5 99 (60.37%) XenApp
6 95 (57.93%) VMware Infrastructure
7 89 (54.27%) XenDesktop
8 82 (50.00%) Microsoft
9 80 (48.78%) Windows Server 2012
10 77 (46.95%) Windows Server 2008
11 67 (40.85%) Finance
11 67 (40.85%) SAN
12 63 (38.41%) Hyper-V
13 58 (35.37%) MS Exchange
14 56 (34.15%) DNS
15 48 (29.27%) Windows 10
16 45 (27.44%) Firewall
17 44 (26.83%) Linux
17 44 (26.83%) vSphere
18 43 (26.22%) MCSE
18 43 (26.22%) Microsoft Certification
19 41 (25.00%) Banking
20 38 (23.17%) Exchange Server 2010
20 38 (23.17%) HP
21 37 (22.56%) DHCP
21 37 (22.56%) Degree
22 34 (20.73%) TCP/IP
22 34 (20.73%) LAN
22 34 (20.73%) Office 365

XenServer
Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 58 (35.37%) MS Exchange
2 38 (23.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (15.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 22 (13.41%) SharePoint
5 16 (9.76%) Skype for Business
6 11 (6.71%) Apache
7 10 (6.10%) CloudStack
8 9 (5.49%) Tomcat
9 8 (4.88%) SharePoint 2013
10 7 (4.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 7 (4.27%) OpenStack
11 6 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2003
11 6 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (3.66%) IIS
11 6 (3.66%) JBoss
11 6 (3.66%) WebLogic
11 6 (3.66%) WebSphere
12 4 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (1.22%) IBM Notes
14 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 22 (13.41%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.44%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 34 (20.73%) Office 365
2 22 (13.41%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (6.10%) G Suite
4 9 (5.49%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (3.66%) Mimecast
6 3 (1.83%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.22%) GitHub
7 2 (1.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (40.85%) SAN
2 56 (34.15%) DNS
3 45 (27.44%) Firewall
4 37 (22.56%) DHCP
5 34 (20.73%) LAN
5 34 (20.73%) TCP/IP
6 31 (18.90%) NetScaler
7 30 (18.29%) VPN
8 19 (11.59%) WAN
9 18 (10.98%) VoIP
10 16 (9.76%) LDAP
11 13 (7.93%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (6.10%) ADSL
12 10 (6.10%) DSL
12 10 (6.10%) iSCSI
13 9 (5.49%) BGP
13 9 (5.49%) Junos
13 9 (5.49%) OSPF
13 9 (5.49%) RIP
13 9 (5.49%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.71%) MySQL
2 8 (4.88%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.27%) MariaDB
4 4 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.44%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (7.32%) Git (software)
2 10 (6.10%) Jenkins
2 10 (6.10%) Subversion
3 7 (4.27%) TeamCity
4 4 (2.44%) JIRA
4 4 (2.44%) Vagrant
5 3 (1.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.22%) GitLab
7 1 (0.61%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.61%) git-flow
General
1 67 (40.85%) Finance
2 41 (25.00%) Banking
3 31 (18.90%) Investment Banking
3 31 (18.90%) Retail Banking
4 4 (2.44%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.61%) Advertising
5 1 (0.61%) Front Office
5 1 (0.61%) Games
5 1 (0.61%) Law
5 1 (0.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 55 (33.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 26 (15.85%) Citrix Engineer
3 24 (14.63%) Support Engineer
4 21 (12.80%) Systems Engineer
5 13 (7.93%) Applications Engineer
5 13 (7.93%) IT Engineer
5 13 (7.93%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (7.93%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 11 (6.71%) DevOps Engineer
7 10 (6.10%) Customer Engineer
7 10 (6.10%) Customer Support Engineer
7 10 (6.10%) Help Desk Engineer
7 10 (6.10%) Help Desk Support
7 10 (6.10%) Help Desk Support Engineer
7 10 (6.10%) Infrastructure Support
7 10 (6.10%) VMware Engineer
7 10 (6.10%) Windows Engineer
8 9 (5.49%) Administrator
8 9 (5.49%) Citrix Support
8 9 (5.49%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.71%) LAMP
2 7 (4.27%) .NET
3 2 (1.22%) Django
4 1 (0.61%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 33 (20.12%) Computer Science
2 19 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.71%) EMC VMAX
4 9 (5.49%) Data Centre
5 7 (4.27%) Blackberry
5 7 (4.27%) Public Cloud
6 5 (3.05%) Replication
7 4 (2.44%) Clustering
7 4 (2.44%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.83%) EMC VNX
9 2 (1.22%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.22%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.22%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.22%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.61%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 147 (89.63%) Windows
2 112 (68.29%) Windows Server
3 80 (48.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 77 (46.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 48 (29.27%) Windows 10
6 44 (26.83%) Linux
7 25 (15.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (10.98%) CentOS
8 18 (10.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (10.37%) Windows XP
10 12 (7.32%) Windows 7
11 10 (6.10%) Windows 2000 Server
12 9 (5.49%) Mac OS X
13 7 (4.27%) Unix
14 1 (0.61%) FreeNAS
14 1 (0.61%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.61%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (18.90%) Application Virtualisation
1 31 (18.90%) Asset Management
1 31 (18.90%) Wealth Management
2 25 (15.24%) ITIL
3 21 (12.80%) DevOps
4 19 (11.59%) Disaster Recovery
5 17 (10.37%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (6.71%) Business Continuity
6 11 (6.71%) Service Delivery
6 11 (6.71%) Virtual Environments
7 10 (6.10%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (5.49%) Configuration Management
8 9 (5.49%) Load Balancing
8 9 (5.49%) Patch Management
8 9 (5.49%) Scrum
9 8 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (4.88%) Low Latency
9 8 (4.88%) Project Management
10 7 (4.27%) OWASP
10 7 (4.27%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (17.68%) Bash Shell
2 21 (12.80%) PowerShell
2 21 (12.80%) Python
3 18 (10.98%) Perl
3 18 (10.98%) Ruby
4 12 (7.32%) SQL
5 9 (5.49%) Java
5 9 (5.49%) Shell Script
6 7 (4.27%) VBScript
7 6 (3.66%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.61%) C
8 1 (0.61%) C++
8 1 (0.61%) VB
8 1 (0.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 43 (26.22%) MCSE
1 43 (26.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (22.56%) Degree
3 31 (18.90%) Computer Science Degree
4 29 (17.68%) Citrix Certification
5 20 (12.20%) CCEA
6 12 (7.32%) CCNA
6 12 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (6.10%) PhD
8 9 (5.49%) CCA
9 4 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.22%) VCP6
11 1 (0.61%) APMP
11 1 (0.61%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.05%) SLA
2 3 (1.83%) QA
3 2 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.61%) GCP
System Software
1 99 (60.37%) Active Directory
1 99 (60.37%) XenApp
2 95 (57.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 89 (54.27%) XenDesktop
4 63 (38.41%) Hyper-V
5 44 (26.83%) vSphere
6 32 (19.51%) Microsoft App-V
7 13 (7.93%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (7.32%) Virtual Servers
9 11 (6.71%) KVM
10 10 (6.10%) Virtual Machines
10 10 (6.10%) Xen
11 9 (5.49%) iptables
11 9 (5.49%) NFS
12 4 (2.44%) Firmware
12 4 (2.44%) ISA Server
13 3 (1.83%) DFS Replication
13 3 (1.83%) MetaFrame
13 3 (1.83%) vCloud
14 2 (1.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (10.98%) Ansible
2 16 (9.76%) HP SIM
2 16 (9.76%) Puppet
3 14 (8.54%) Backup Exec
3 14 (8.54%) Nagios
4 11 (6.71%) HP Data Protector
5 10 (6.10%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (6.10%) XenMobile
6 9 (5.49%) Oracle ZFS
6 9 (5.49%) Terraform
7 8 (4.88%) SCCM
8 7 (4.27%) Cobbler
8 7 (4.27%) Icinga
8 7 (4.27%) Tivoli
9 6 (3.66%) EdgeSight
9 6 (3.66%) SELinux
10 5 (3.05%) SCOM
11 4 (2.44%) Microsoft Clustering
11 4 (2.44%) OpenView
11 4 (2.44%) Salt
Vendors
1 130 (79.27%) Citrix
2 102 (62.20%) VMware
3 82 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 38 (23.17%) HP
5 29 (17.68%) Cisco
6 27 (16.46%) Red Hat
7 25 (15.24%) Dell
7 25 (15.24%) EMC
8 20 (12.20%) 3PAR
9 13 (7.93%) Veeam
10 12 (7.32%) Google
11 11 (6.71%) IBM
12 10 (6.10%) Oracle
12 10 (6.10%) Palo Alto
13 9 (5.49%) Vyatta
14 6 (3.66%) AppDynamics
14 6 (3.66%) EnterpriseDB
14 6 (3.66%) Mitel
14 6 (3.66%) Splunk
15 5 (3.05%) NetApp